The New School
                                                                                   by Aisling Ní Chiarda

  • The new school was established in 1987.

  • The school has nine classrooms and two prefabs.

  • The school has 15 teachers and

  • 314 pupils in the school.

  • Ovens take part in many competitions like the spellathon, Feis Maitiu, Cór Fhéile,the credit union quizzes and sports competitions.

  • Ovens have a very good football, camogie and hurling team and have won various finals.

  • Ovens has an excellent website where all the latest news is updated regularly

  • We have computers in all the classrooms and a network of computers in the computer room

  • We made a film Clann Lir

  • We have a CD Rom of Diarmaid agus Gráinne

  • We had a group of teachers from 6 countries in Europe ---Portugal, Italy, Slovenia, Germany, Sweden and Poland

  • We have made Powerpoint presentations about our local area